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Stevens Nature Center At Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve

A visit to Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is sure to captivate and delight.  Whether you are an avid birdwatcher or simply seeking solitude, Hemlock Bluffs offers a variety of outdoor opportunities.

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Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is home to a unique community of Eastern Hemlock trees and other mountain plant species, access to approximately 3 miles of mulched nature trails, scenic overlooks, excellent bird and wildlife watching opportunities and areas for quiet nature reflection.

The Stevens Nature Center provides interactive, educational nature exhibits and historical exhibits from the Piedmont of North Carolina.  The nature center also provides nature interpretation and environmental education programs for all ages throughout the year.

Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve

2616 Kildaire Farm Road
Cary, NC 27518
Phone: 919-387-5980

Vacant, Nature Center Supervisor
Mark Johns, Program Specialist,  mark.johns@townofcary.org
Morgan Bosse, Customer Service Representative, morgan.bosse@townofcary.org
Beth Wilson, Volunteer Coordinator, beth.wilson@townofcary.org


Stevens Nature Center Hours of Operation

10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday


The Stevens Nature Center and the on-site restroom facilities will be closed
on all Town of Cary holidays.

 

Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve Hours

9 a.m. - sunset, seven days a week, 365 days a year

Park closing times will be posted at the front gate and at the Trailhead Kiosk.

Closing times change seasonally, so be sure to check the times to ensure you have enough time for your visit!

What's New at Hemlock Bluffs

Past Construction Projects 

Visitor Information and Directions

Frequently Asked Questions

How You Can Get Involved


Program Offerings

Nature Programs Explorer Badge Special Programs

Nature Programs And
Classes

Junior and Senior Explorer
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Special Group Programs


Calendar of Programs

DECEMBER

JANUARY

  FEBRUARY

 MARCH 

At The Bluffs

EDUCATIONAL
EXHIBIT HALL

HEMLOCK BLUFFS
NEWSLETTER

TRAILS AT
HEMLOCK BLUFFS

NATIVE
WILDFLOWER GARDEN

CLASSROOM

OUTDOOR EDUCATION
FACILITY